Tag: Murgoitio Park

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Boise’s proposed legal protections for parks moving ahead, but it won’t include park sites...

Boise’s parks will soon be legally protected from development, but only those within city limits.  Parks and Recreation Director Doug Holloway told Boise City Council...
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You Asked: What’s happening next to the Murgoitio park site in SW Boise?

An eagle-eyed reader spotted a sign for a public hearing at 3750 S. Maple Grove Rd. and asked us what might be happening. The...
Murgoitio Park

City of Boise says it won’t release Murgoitio legal report, but emphasizes ‘NO...

The City of Boise is once again reaffirming its decision not to develop the Murgoitio park site at any point in the near future.  The...
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Boise considering legal protections for parks and open space

Boise City Council is looking to lock in legal protections for the city’s parks and open spaces.  This week, council members started discussing a new...
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Parcels north of Murgoitio site annexed into Boise city limits

The City of Boise grew by more than one hundred acres this week.  On Tuesday night, Boise City Council voted unanimously to annex 132 acres...

Groups file 2023 ballot petition, hope Boise will add new protections for open space

A familiar group of Boiseans is hoping for another ballot initiative, but not until the 2023 election.  On Tuesday, Rep. John Gannon, D-Boise, activists from...
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City, FAA say feds didn’t pay for Murgoitio site. Documents provide insight into 1990s...

The City of Boise continues to stand by its claim that no federal funds were used to purchase the Murgoitio park site after a...

‘Other priorities’: McLean says city won’t annex Murgoitio site, apologizes on process

The City of Boise is taking another step back from developing the Murgoitio park site anytime soon.  On Tuesday, Mayor Lauren McLean and her Chief...

‘A mess’: Annexation of land near Murgoitio site approved, but commission criticizes process

The City of Boise will move forward with adding land near the Murgoitio park site to the city limits - but planning & zoning...
Murgoitio Park

On hold: City of Boise will pump brakes on Murgoitio site annexation

The City of Boise will slow down its plans to redevelop Southwest Boise's Murgoitio park. On Thursday, Boise Mayor Lauren McLean announced that the...